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                                                           This important text draws together a wealth of experience to
                                                           present theoretical and practical insights into the way society
                                                           intervenes in the lives of disabled people, and considers how
                                                           resources could be used in ways that are more helpful and
                                                           Stressing the social contexts within which disabilities
                                                           become apparent, the contributors highlight two key points:
                                                           disabled people have practical difficulties only in the area of
                                                           life affected by their disability and in other respects are no
                                                           different from anyone else; and they are handicapped not
                                                           by the parameters of their disability but by the demands and
                                                           attitudes of society. The contributors consider the position
                                                           of people with specific types of disability, explore b

               Beyond Disability: Towards an
               Enabling Society (Published in
               association with The Open University)
                by Gerald Hales
                Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd, 1996
                Edition: Hardcover
                ISBN is 9780803979567

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